Period
to 19 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for Open Source skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Open Source over the 6 months to 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Open Source
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 103 94
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Open Source 16 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.57% 0.72% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.80% 0.80% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 15 23
Leicestershire median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -38.18% +77.42%
10th Percentile £36,250 £27,000 £24,650
90th Percentile £61,875 £59,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% - -

Open Source is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 887 1,245 1,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 87.05% 90.15% 88.79%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1,005 990
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,225
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,250 £62,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Open Source
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing Open Source as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicestershire.

Salary trend for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Open Source in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Open Source in Leicestershire

Open Source
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Open Source within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 19 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +20 11 £46,000 +35.29%
Market Harborough - 2 £37,500 -
Lutterworth - 1 - - 1
Open Source
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, IT jobs citing Open Source also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicestershire region with a requirement for Open Source.

1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
2 8 (50.00%) Debian
2 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (37.50%) Billing
4 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 5 (31.25%) BGP
5 5 (31.25%) DNS
5 5 (31.25%) Ruby
5 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
6 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
6 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (25.00%) Puppet
6 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (18.75%) JUnit
7 3 (18.75%) Windows
7 3 (18.75%) Python
7 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development

Open Source
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Kentico
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) BGP
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (6.25%) CTI
3 1 (6.25%) RTCP
3 1 (6.25%) RTP
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) IBM UrbanCode
1 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (18.75%) JUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) SonarQube
1 3 (18.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (37.50%) Billing
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) YAML
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) JSON
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
1 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
2 2 (12.50%) Cyberthreat
2 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (6.25%) IVR
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 8 (50.00%) CentOS
2 8 (50.00%) Debian
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) DevOps
2 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Computer Forensics
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
4 2 (12.50%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 2 (12.50%) SIEM
4 2 (12.50%) Threat Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (12.50%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Ruby
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
3 3 (18.75%) Python
3 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CEH
1 2 (12.50%) GCIH
1 2 (12.50%) GIAC
1 2 (12.50%) OSCP
1 2 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) Intel